Originally Posted by ajmorell
We have an 8-person tent and it is stupid big. It's great for car camping but blows for anything else. We just inherited my parents old pop-up which I plan to use for car camping, but I think I'm going to ditch the 8-person tent for a 2-3 person, 4-season tent that I can pack in and doesn't take 2 people and 20 minutes to set up.
I've got a Sierra Designs 3-man for backpacking. Perfect for me and the wife, and some gear. The dog has to sleep outside though. It's a good tent, would definitely recommend Sierra Designs.